Joseph Hawbaker joined Davey in 2014 as a GPS technician for the Pedernales Electric field inventory project in Texas. From there, Joseph moved onto a field verification project for Consumers Energy in Michigan, where he grew into a leadership role. His dedication to quality work has helped him climb the ladder to become an area manager. As an area manager, Joseph oversees all financial and operational aspects of teams working on projects ranging from joint-use audits to urban underground electric verifications, to electrical distribution inventory. Joseph has a bachelor’s degree in geography with a concentration in GIS.